Author:[Fore-Edge Painting] [BIBLE 1802]

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The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament and the New: Translated out of the original tongues: and with the former translations Diligently compared and revised, By His Majesty's special Command.

By: [Fore-Edge Painting] [BIBLE 1802].

Price: $1,600.00

Publisher: London:, John Reeves, 1802.: 1802

Seller ID: FF167


4to. [ii], xxi pp. [228] ff. [a2, b-d4, e2, A-Z4, 2A-Z4, 3A-G4]. Original dark greenish-blue straight-grain morocco, gilt floral ruled borders, raised bands with three angels in three compartments, a.e.g. The binding is not sign but it is similar to other English bindings of the period, possibly Staggemeier & Welcher. The spine foot says "Genesis to Numbers" and "Reeves's - Edition" in gilt. Early armorial bookplate of W. H. Battie-Wrightson, Cusworth, Yorkshire. Extensively annotated in ink holograph (3 ½ pages on blank endleaves), being the record of Thomas de Grey's famil... View more info